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That’s rich folks, another Political Action Committee, Pennsylvania Families First, is taking a swing at Governor Tom Corbett’s education cuts and his handouts to the natural gas industry.  This ad is still scratching at the surface of Governor Corbett’s horrible education and natural gas record. …

Privatization of public assets is good or the tapayers and local economy? Wrong… Via Pennlive: With parking in Harrisburg costing $3 an hour, many city restaurant and bar owners say business is taking a hit. For one, happy hour in Harrisburg is nearly dead while …

Earlier today, Pennlive reported that Pennsylvania’s credit rating by Moody’s was downgraded to “stable.”  Using the downgrade as fodder to pension reform talking points, Governor Corbett, unsurprisingly, placed the blame on the state’s made up pension crisis.  In a press release, Governor Corbett said that …

The jury is still out whether Governor Tom Corbett is that racist uncle at the Thanksgiving Day table, but his “matter of fact” comments about the migrant children and the humanitarian crisis happening at the border were racist.  Plain and simple.  The governor took out …

Why I’m Ready for Warren

July 19, 2014 // 1 Comment

In 11 sentences. – “We believe that Wall Street needs stronger rules and tougher enforcement, and we’re willing to fight for it.” – “We believe in science, and that means that we have a responsibility to protect this Earth.” – “We believe that the Internet …

Earlier today, Corbett the Lesser has opined on the humanitarian crisis happening along the nation’s border and stated the following… “We feel for these children that they are fleeing their countries,” Corbett said. “We want to make sure they are taken care of and returned …

Tom Corbett’s numbers have been in the shitter for most of his time in office, and anything that Chris Pack, the communications director for Tom Corbett’s reelection campaign, says or does won’t matter because of the public’s distaste for Governor Corbett.  As the election gets …

Governor Corbett faces hecklers?  Never…. Earlier today in the Lehigh Valley, a retired, or current, teacher asked Governor Corbett about pension reform and while being heckled, the Governor said that they’re going after “new teachers.”  In other words, Governor Corbett wants more well educated Pennsylvanians …

So, You Want to Go to College?

July 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared over at Lehigh Valley Vanguard, a new progressive visual and literary publication based out of Easton, PA. Marlana Eck is the founder and Editor of the Lehigh Valley Vanguard. Be sure to check out their full site and give them some …

John Oliver on Income Inequality

July 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

You might have caught this already on John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight on HBO or have seen the clip circulating in social media, but we thought it is worth repeating…again and again and again. Here you go:  

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